Nov 14, 2009 11:30pm EST
. >> united states will never waver speaking up for the fundamental values that we hold dear, including respect for religions and cultures of our project of all people. support for human rights and dignity is ingrained in america. about the president also met with the emperor and empress of japan. he will also meet the leaders of me and more and visit north korea. >>> a landscaper has died after an accident and that says that while trimming a tree branch with a chainsaw way lost control of the tool and fell about 30 feet from the latter. the homeowner called 911. the landscaper was pronounced dead at the scene. his name has not been released. >>> two firefighters suffered mir injuries fighting a house fire in northeast around 3:00 p.m. and the 1900 block of kearney street. it took firefighters about 80 minutes to put out the flames. everyone in the home got out. the firefighter suffered minor burns battling the blaze. >> it is inherently dangerous, and it is unfortunate that it happened. >> one firefighter was burned on the wrist, the other near his ear. a man was taken to the hospital
Nov 15, 2009 11:00pm EST
cards. >> all of the transit systems and the united states need this. >> the unfortunate tragedy over the summer, and there is a lack of oversight. to an extent, the government can be involved. >> i think it might make us a little bit safer. i do not think it will speed anything up. >> it is silly, co-founded, and an excuse to grab more power. -- ill founded, and an excuse to grab more power. >> the spokesman told us that an agency would welcome with open arms of federal safety oversight. there are some republicans on the hill that have expssed concerns over the measure. they are waiting to see the actual proposal. >> turning out to our forecast after what was a picture-perfect day. warm and sunny out there. what can we expect when we wake up in the morning? he has a first look at what is to come. >> we have some fog on the way for the early morning hours. temperatures are holding in the low work to the middle 50's across the area. -- lower to mid 50's around the area. the fog should begin to left around 7:00 or 8:00. the winds will become calm, which will lead to the fog. we will tal
Nov 26, 2009 11:00pm EST
are on the way. >> it really does say what the united states are trying to do for us. >> officials say a marine battalion will likely be the first new units to arrive per the >> i think we will probably be the first of the door, and the marines are ready to do it. >> there was also food and fun on the minds of many trips that we created the macy's day parade. they said that this holiday wish. >> happy thanksgiving! >> detrick rver looking forward to the president's decision about how many troops will be going to the country and when did >>> formula alaska gov. sarah palin is taking a break today from her book tour. she laced up her sneakers and ran in the annual 5k turkey trot in washington state. she is visiting that region for her national book tour. after he run, the family enjoyed an unconventional thanksgiving dinner. >>> for the first time ever, at a district high school band is a part of the thanksgiving day parade. the ballou senior high school played michael jackson songs and some band members copied his signature moves. the students say it was all worth it. >> tired, tired, and tired.
Nov 28, 2009 11:30pm EST
. >> some of the basketball players said it was a lot of pressure that the president of the united states is watching them play. >> for gw fans -- >> we wre sitting in the section right next to them, a real treat. >> the president eating popcorn and enjoying the action. >> sasha obama appeared to enjoy it, too. the president paused motorcade left to cheers. it -- the president's motorcade left to cheers. >> i think he suld be a fan of a local team. at the president was not the most animated fan, but he and the first family had a good time. sadly, this was a loss for gw. much more in sports. richard reeve, abc 7 news. >>> alexandria wants more minority students to be involved in elementary school gifted programs. records obtained by the washington post show one-quarter of alexandria's 11,000 students are white, but they make up 50% of gifted students. 65% of students are black and hispanic, but less than a third take part in gifted programs. officials are considering several options including an aptitude test for send graders. >>> a driver will be ok after her car was struck by a train in